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... instead of 8 but it is well worth it. I have to take ambien to sleep with it and I feel really good. ... (3 replies)
... ankles as you mentioned. But then again I also take meds for hypothyroidism. At the same time I was started on lamictal I was started on wellbutrin 150 mg. I guess it could be any of the above. I'm feeling sooooooo agressive and I'm more hateful than anyone I know. ... (8 replies)
... I was on lithium for years. Something inside told me to change from lithium to another drug. I was put on Lamictal and it has helped me to be motivated to accomplished tasks. ... (0 replies)

... I am going bonkers this summer with new symptoms I've never had before and i"m wondering if others who are taking this drug are also having problems? ... (6 replies)
... I too am BP2 and just recently my pdoc wanted to try Adderal as she felt it would help with the focus part. ... (4 replies)
... I've taken both lithium and lamictal and would recommend either. I think lithium is better known for its anti manic properties, whereas, lamictal is better known for the depression end. ... (8 replies)
... Ask your doc about Abilify, this may have weight-losing side effects. (8 replies)
... the topamax helped with the weight but I couldn't think for my job....The thyroid disease is a terrible thing that I hope no one else has to deal with...also the endocrine system seems poorly understood by medical science.... ... (8 replies)
... Perhaps, considering my exp., Lamictal will actually help you maintain weight? ... (8 replies)
... If there's even the remotest chance of something making me gain, I do....it's the pits....It's very hard to separate the thyroid problems from the others because imbalance in the thyroid can cause many mood problems.... ... (8 replies)
... No problems here at 200mg a day...I have maintained weight, if not lost some. Perhaps you should go the the HB on thyroid and see symptoms and your doc to be able to dissect the the ywo issues from each other. ... (8 replies)
... Can anyone tell me if they gained weight on lamictal or had food cravings? ... (8 replies)
... I take both of them together and the combo is working well for me. I have a little water retention, but if I drink enough water it goes away. not really any weight gain, maybe a couple lbs. ... (6 replies)
... she wants to prescribe Lithium with thyroid issues. The drug does have a warning on that, plus I am sure of what you really are not suppose to eat drink and not.. It is a fairly old, true tried drug... but it is also a heavy metal.. ... (12 replies)
... sedative.. People with thyroid issues can actually have the issue of depression and it pertains to the thyroid issue.. Please tell me this was all looked at, by at least one doctor... removal of a thyroid med. can cause depression itself or even oddball mood swings.. ... (12 replies)
... I am in need of some advice. My doctor recently decided that rather than me being depressed, I have a mood disorder. Therefore, he weaned me off of Paxil, and has prescribed Lamictal and Lithium. ... (12 replies)
... polar 2 and I have thyroid disease. I was just prescribed Lamictal but can't start taking it until tomorrow after I have some lab work done. My dr wouldn't give me Lithium because of my thyroid problem. ... (4 replies)
... I am looking for anyone who is taking Lamictal or lithium and has had thyroid problems. My dr. has recently prescribed Lamictal and Lithium for me, but I have heard it could be bad with thyroid problems. Also, are these drugs safe when using tanning beds? ... (4 replies)
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Jul 26, 2012
... My family doc has told me for years that I am not depressed but have ADD, so she gave me Adderall 5mg XR 2 times a day. She asked why I wasn't taking the IR form and I told her it was because it made me irritable and anxious. She said it sounded like I needed a higher dose! ... (2 replies)
... I am switching from Lamictal to lithium carbonate. And finally, I'm sleeping 8 hours again. ... (21 replies)


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